In May, the rains have reached the Gulf of Guinea. In the Red Sea it begins to get too hot. In the Canaries, the sun shines, but the temperature of the sea is still a bit cool. In Morocco, the Atlantic sea is cold, and along the coast there are fogs and mists in the morning.
Where to go: Cape Verde, Guinea Bissau, Senegal


The continent is too hot in the south, waiting for the monsoon, which is already affecting the islands and the southern coasts. In the southern islands of Japan, the sea is quite warm, but the rains are frequent and the amount of sunshine is not high.

North and Central America

In Florida it's hot and thunderstorms begin to occur. In south-central Mexico, the sultry heat begins to be felt, but you can still go. In Central America, the rainy season has now started.
Where to go: Bermuda, Mexico (Cabo San Lucas, Cancun, Riviera Maya)

Caribbean Sea

The hot season begins, which means an increase of sticky heat and rain throughout the area, with the exception of both the southernmost and northernmost islands, where the weather is still acceptable. The hurricane season starts in June, but sometimes some tropical storm off season can form even in may.
Where to go: Bahamas, Trinidad and Tobago, Leeward Antilles (Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao), Venezuela (islands)


From the middle of the month, it begins to be warm in the south coast, in the countries of North Africa and eastern Mediterranean, even though the sea is still a bit cold.

South America

In the tropical zone, the rains are still widespread, while it's autumn in the subtropical zone.


In the southern hemisphere it's the last month of the hot season, and tropical cyclones are still possible, therefore, it's better to look at the northern hemisphere, at the Equator or at the islands located at southern latitudes, but quite to the south.
Where to go: Hawaii, Nauru, New Caledonia, Tonga (south-central)